Category: Law & Order

501 Pharmacy holds Drug Take Back Day

by Gene Galin Pittsboro, NC – 501 Pharmacy held a “Drug Take Back” day on Friday, April 24 from 1 pm to 4 pm. This event was a collaborative community effort with the Chatham County Sheriff’s department and the non-profit…

Status of Chatham County courts

By Allen Baddour Pittsboro, NC – I wanted to clarify that the courts are open, but addressing only emergency matters in both civil and criminal courts, for the time being.  Some matters in district court (first appearances, domestic violence) are…

Two arrested during Pittsboro protest on Saturday

Calvin James Megginson, 29, of Pittsboro, and Timothy James Osborn, 24, of Carrboro

Pittsboro, NC – On Saturday, October 26, authorities made two arrests during a demonstration on Sanford Road in Pittsboro. Law enforcement officers were monitoring a peaceful protest until mid-afternoon when two men engaged in a physical altercation. Calvin James Megginson,…

Three charged during statue demonstration in Pittsboro

Pittsboro, NC – On September 28, 2019 at approximately 9:30 am Pittsboro police officers were alerted to a potential demonstration and counter-demonstration in downtown Pittsboro. Officers responded to the area and began to monitor the situation. Officers charged Woody Elvin…